Kadenbach

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Kadenbach
Coat of arms of Kadenbach
Coat of arms
Location of Kadenbach within Westerwaldkreis district
Kadenbach im Westerwaldkreis.png
Kadenbach is located in Germany
Kadenbach
Kadenbach
Kadenbach is located in Rhineland-Palatinate
Kadenbach
Kadenbach
Coordinates: 50°23′20″N 7°43′53″E / 50.38889°N 7.73139°E / 50.38889; 7.73139Coordinates: 50°23′20″N 7°43′53″E / 50.38889°N 7.73139°E / 50.38889; 7.73139
CountryGermany
StateRhineland-Palatinate
DistrictWesterwaldkreis
Municipal assoc.Montabaur
Government
 • MayorHelmut Marx
Area
 • Total4.45 km2 (1.72 sq mi)
Elevation
250 m (820 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,330
 • Density300/km2 (770/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
56337
Dialling codes02620
Vehicle registrationWW
Websitewww.kadenbach.net

Kadenbach is an Ortsgemeinde – a community belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde – in the Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

Geography[edit]

Location[edit]

The community lies in the Westerwald between Montabaur and Koblenz in the Nassau Nature Park. The community belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Montabaur, a kind of collective municipality.

History[edit]

In 1110, Kadenbach had its first documentary mention.

Politics[edit]

Community council[edit]

The council is made up of 17 council members, including the extraofficial mayor (Bürgermeister), who were elected in a municipal election on 13 June 2004.

CDU SPD FWG Kadenbach Total
2004 3 4 9 16 seats

Coat of arms[edit]

The community’s arms recalls, with the cross pattée resembling the Teutonic Knights’ cross and the black eagle’s head as part of the whole, the community’s almost 600-year allegiance to the Koblenz House of the Teutonic Knights. The red cross and the tincture silver stand for the overlordship of the Electorate of Trier.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

In 2006, a new credit union was built.

Transport[edit]

The nearest Autobahn interchange is Montabaur on the A 3 (CologneFrankfurt), some 12 km away.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand 2018 - Gemeindeebene". Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2019.

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